DCB Over-40 20-Over semifinals and final on this weekend
After a hiatus of two months due to inclement weather, the Demerara Cricket Board Over-40 20-Over competition sponsored by Raj Singh Insurance Brokers and Trophy Stall, will conclude with the semifinals and final this weekend at the Everest Cricket Club ground.
The semifinals are slated for Friday February 21, 2014. Lower East Coast Bulls will lock horns with West Bank Demerara Mavericks from 9:00 hours before East Coast Tigers clash with West Coast Demerara Seals from 13:00 hours.
After the Preliminary Rounds, Bulls finished at the top of the points table with 27 points, followed by Tigers with 26, Seals with 18 and Mavericks with 17.
In addition to their three victories (12 points), Bulls amassed 11 bonus points for exceptional achievements. They also had one loss, one tie (two points) and two no-result matches (two points).
Tigers recorded four victories (16 points), had one loss, two no-result matches (two points), and eight bonus points.
Seals won three, lost two, two were no-result, and had four bonus points. While Mavericks won two, lost one, tied one, had three no-results, and accumulated four bonus points.
The winner of the semifinals will collide in the final on Saturday February 22, 2014 from 13:00 hours.
Umpires Mario Nicholls and Javed Persaud will take the field for the first semifinal, while Ryan Banwarie and Edward Bowen will take care of the second semifinal. Umpires Gavin D’Aguiar and Trevor Ritney will do the final.